Hearth brush

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-7489

Description

Handle: dark brown stain with acorn finial; ring turnings below. Vase and ring turned shaft terminates at domed rectangular head of clumped black bristles.

Details

Descriptive Terms

brushes
firesets
hair
wild pigs
pine (wood)
staining
turning (shaping process)
acorn
pine (wood)
Pine
Boar's Hair
Stained
Turned
Acorn
BRUSH

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

8.125 x 1.375 (WxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.330